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Pa bloody well won’t

June 20, 2013


OK so it is actually Raw Umber but you have to admit, it may as well be marmite (or vegemite or promite). My first go at tonal under-painting in oils. Given my fetish for colour you can understand how limiting this was in my first painting class for ages. Itching to get back to those […]

Deep breath

June 18, 2013


Is there anything more daunting than this for an artist? Tell me it freaks you out too! And I thought choosing a subject was bad enough, especially when you are running late for class and can’t find anything that you remotely feel like painting. Do any of you recognise the image? (Tip: Seen on RSD […]

Tempus fugit

June 17, 2013


As I’m reminded as I tear off another page from my Typodarium desk calendar… 365 different fonts, one day at a time. Well, back into the blog –  this is post no. 101, can you believe? Seems appropriate that it is numerically focused then. Looking forward to it being the 22nd June so the days […]